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Odisha Tops Retail Inflation Rate In Country; Here’s What Experts Said
Odisha Tops Retail Inflation Rate In Country; Here’s What Experts Said

A recent data revealed that INFLATION RATE IN ODISHA WAS HIGHEST IN MARCH 2024 as compared to other states and union territories in the country.

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  • Tuesday, 23 April 2024
 The Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Commissionerate Police has formed a Highly Efficient Response (or HER) team
Team ‘HER’ For Road Romeos! Will Commissionerate Police’s Team ‘HER’ Ensure Safety Of Women In City?

The Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Commissionerate Police has formed a Highly Efficient Response (or HER) team to take stringent action against road romeos who cause trouble for women and girls in the Twin city.

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  • Monday, 22 April 2024
Bhubaneswar girl wins prestigious fellowship of Royal Society of the Arts (RSA), London
Bhubaneswar girl wins prestigious fellowship of Royal Society of the Arts (RSA), London

Svetlana Mahapatra from Bhubaneswar has been awarded a fellowship by the Royal Society of the Arts, London. She excels as a researcher, model, and influencer, with notable achievements including being named a Global Shaper by the World Economic Forum.

  • Monday, 22 April 2024
Odisha Govt Announces Early Summer Vacation In Schools From April 25 In View Of Scorching Heat
Odisha Govt Announces Early Summer Vacation In Schools From April 25 In View Of Scorching Heat

In view of scorching heat conditions in Odisha, the govt on Sunday announced early summer vacation for schools.

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  • Sunday, 21 April 2024
The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has dropped five senior leaders and sitting legislators out of the nine As
BJD Playing Women Card To Woo Voters! Sitting MLAs Dropped As 4 Women Get Ticket In Sixth List

The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has dropped five senior leaders and sitting legislators out of the nine Assembly seats for which the party announced candidates on Saturday.

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  • Sunday, 21 April 2024
Mercury soars to 43.6 degrees in Odisha's Jharsuguda and Keonjhar by 2.30 PM
Mercury soars to 43.6 degrees in Odisha's Jharsuguda and Keonjhar by 2.30 PM

As per the IMD, Bhubaneswar, temperature rose to 41.8 degrees in Hirakuda and Rourkela while it was 41.7 degrees in Sambalpur followed by 41.6 degrees in Bhubaneswar and Chandbali. Balasore recorded 40. 6 degrees.

  • Sunday, 21 April 2024
Odisha Boat Tragedy: 7 Dead, One Person Missing As Boat Capsizes In Mahanadi River In Jharsuguda
Odisha Boat Tragedy: 7 Dead, One Person Missing As Boat Capsizes In Mahanadi River In Jharsuguda

In a tragic mishap, at least seven people died and one is still missing after a boat carrying about 50 people capsized in the Mahanadi River in Jharsuguda on Friday.

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  • Saturday, 20 April 2024
BJD chief Naveen Patnaik
BJD releases 6th list of candidates for Assembly seats; Varsha Priyadarshini to contest from Barchana

BJD president Naveen Patnaik has revealed the candidates through a video message.

  • Saturday, 20 April 2024
White tigress Sneha dies at Nandankanan Zoo in Odisha
White tigress Sneha dies at Nandankanan Zoo in Odisha 

A 14-year-old white tigress Sneha died at her enclosure in Nandankanan Zoological Park on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar city on Friday, officials said.

  • Friday, 19 April 2024
Heatwave to continue in Odisha, Orange Warning issued
Unbearable heat as mercury crosses 43 degrees mark in Jharsuguda; Bhubaneswar sizzles at 41.4

As per the IMD, there will be no large change in the maximum temperature (Day Temperature) during the next two days and it will slightly fall by 2-3°C thereafter at many places over the district of Odisha.

  • Friday, 19 April 2024
Prasanna Patasani
Will five-time MP Prasanna Patasani quit BJD to join BJP?

As per sources, Patasani was hopeful of bagging BJD ticket from Bhubaneswar Parliamentary seat for the ongoing 2024 General Elections. However, he was eventually denied ticket by the party. 

  • Friday, 19 April 2024
Rs 40,000 crore corruption done through 5T initiative: Odisha BJP
Rs 40,000 crore corruption done through 5T initiative: Odisha BJP 

BJP spokesperson Anil Biswal alleged, “The 5T was an undemocratic system and it was a political programme. The Election Commission of India has deemed it a political programme and took action. Rs 500 crore was spent for 5T publicity and Rs 50 to Rs 60 crore was spent towards helicopter rides.”

  • Thursday, 18 April 2024
BJD in turmoil as revolts crop up after sitting MLAs denied tickets
BJD in turmoil as revolts crop up after sitting MLAs denied tickets

BJD MLA Nrushingha Sahu said that tickets are being distributed on the basis of a survey and the party will decide about the rehabilitation of leaders who are denied tickets. 

  • Thursday, 18 April 2024
Bhubaneswar man loses Rs 11L in scam via Telegram channel, couple arrested
Bhubaneswar man loses Rs 11L in scam via Telegram channel, couple arrested

The gang allegedly fleeced people on the Telegram messaging platform by promising a 20 per cent return on investments. They tricked their victims into transferring money into mule accounts. 

  • Thursday, 18 April 2024
DRDO successfully tests advanced indigenous cruise missile in Odisha
DRDO successfully tests advanced indigenous cruise missile in Odisha

DRDO conducted a successful test of the Indigenous Technology Cruise Missile from Chandipur, monitored by an IAF Su-30-Mk-I. Key systems performed as expected, showcasing advanced navigation and low-altitude capabilities.

  • Thursday, 18 April 2024
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